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Beach Road, Plakias, Crete, Greece
+30 2832 031129
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Torquay, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Tasomanolis is a Taverna specialising in fish caught by the family's boat. It's not the cheapest place to eat but still offers terrific value for money. Sit and enjoy beautifully cooked fish whilst looking out over the sea that it came from.

Thank stevemenzies2016
London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We didn't plan on visiting any touristy areas but when we arrived home late over the Easter period and all local restaurants were shut we headed down to Plakias. We arrived at Tasomanolis at 10.30pm but they were so friendly and happy to serve us. We had superb fresh fish. We had assumed that restaurants in the tourist ares would... More 

Thank happyjackie197
Leicester, United Kingdom
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116 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 October 2016

As title says nice sunset from this lovely fish restaurant. Fish excellent and fresh, prices on par with other places and service good from this family run taverna. Boss also runs his own boat trips.

Thank LavaLulu
Sydney, Australia
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91 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Lovely fresh sea bass and swordfish for my birthday dinner, both from the daily specials menu. Zucchini flowers stuffed with rice were very good too. When they found out it was my birthday they brought cake with a sparkler. Excellent service, right on the waterfront - couldn't be better. Very reasonable prices by Greek standards.

Thank cherry_bobby
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115 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 September 2016

Nice restaurant on the waterfront. Very professional service. Lot of traditional Cretan food. Good if you like seafood. Also good vegetariam and meat selections.

Thank Tess13
Oslo, Norway
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91 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 September 2016

This seafood restaurant seems very popular as it is full at prime dinner time. They have a good selection of fresh fish as well as other dishes. Situated close to the sea with great view. Beautiful sunset!

Thank LivS41
London, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

The restaurant is on a little back street in Plakias, they do great little salads, would recommend the Greek and Cretan and when I say little the portions are huge and a bargain at the price.. Fish and fresh grilled fresh fro you on the grill.

Thank Stuart Mccauley W
Iowa City, Iowa
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201 reviews
130 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 September 2016

We came here for dinner. Service was fast and friendly. Ordered house white wine which was good everywhere in Crete and very inexpensive. Fish tasted fresh to me and they tell you which ones are the catch of the day. Price was also good. I definitely think this is a place you'll like in Plakias.

Thank Scott319
Level Contributor
3 reviews
Reviewed 2 September 2016

Beautiful fresh fish, very accommodating staff, a memorable meal on both occasions we have eaten here - especially for a birthday celebration. Lovely location and lots of menu choices.

Thank Clare D
Athens, Greece
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26 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

The service was great and the food was OK, but the prices were too high. While we were eating, there was a delivery of frozen fish from another part of Greece (Kefalonia). The tavern is literally on the waterfront. They should use fresh fish from Crete and not frozen fish that they bought and are selling for 52 euros per... More 

Thank Dimitris I

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Beach Road, Plakias, Crete, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Rethymnon Prefecture  >  Plakias
  • Phone Number: +30 2832 031129

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?